Corporal punishment or physical punishment is a punishment intended to cause physical pain to a person. It is most often practised on minors, especially in home and school settings. Common methods include spanking or paddling. It has also historically been used on adults, particularly on prisoners and . For instance, in Britain, popular opposition to punishment was.
Judicial corporal punishment (JCP) is the infliction of corporal punishment as a result of a Other former British colonies with judicial caning currently on their statute books include Barbados, Botswana, Brunei, Swaziland, Tonga, Trinidad.
Legal defences for the use of corporal punishment are found in section forms of punishment, in the home and all other settings where adults.
Corporal punishment refers to the use of physical punishment to correct removed the reasonable chastisement defence for parents or adults acting in loco.